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A group of Medill Cherubs.A group of Medill Cherubs.

High School Programs

High School Programs

We offer programs for high school students who want to learn more about journalism and media. These programs allow you to explore the field, build your skills, get a better understanding of journalism today, network with industry professionals and meet Medill students and faculty.

Medill Cherubs

This four-week summer journalism institute, also known as the cherub program, is for rising seniors seeking the inside scoop on professional journalism and looking to connect with peers who are just as passionate about pursuing this career.

Learn more about Medill Cherubs

Medill High School Journalism Day and Medill High School Journalism Live

Medill welcomes Chicago area high schools to visit campus. Medill also offers free recorded workshops to introduce high school students to the exciting world of journalism and media. Recordings are available for on-demand viewing.

Learn more about Medill High School Journalism Programs